Episode 55: YOW! 2012 with Zach Holman

Zach HolmanOur last YOW! 2012 interview, Craig and Renee have a talk to Zach Holman (@holman) from Github and chat about:

  • The open source model – what is it?
  • Meeting hate crimes
  • Scaling organisational size
  • Culture spreading outside of programming
  • Being agile without being Agile
  • Being enabled to make change
  • Hack houses
  • Working less makes better code
  • Internal value adding tools
  • Innovation and 20% time
  • The challenge of working in teams

Thankyou to the YOW! 2012 conference for inviting The Agile Revolution to record podcast interviews at the conference!

TheAgileRevolution-55 (30 minutes)

Episode 54: YOW 2012 DevOps with Ben Hogan and Peter Moran

Ben Hogan & Peter MoranStill getting through some of the fantastic speakers at YOW! 2012, in today’s episode Renee speaks to Ben Hogan (@agileben) and Peter Moran (@petermoran) about all things DevOps including:

  • REA‘s DevOps journey for the home ideas team
  • Hooroo’s DevOps journey
  • Continuous Deployment
  • Advantages of co-locating the DevOps people into the teams
  • Distributed teams
  • Amazon and Engine Yard server farms
  • Callenges of DevOps – people or technological?
  • Innovation
  • Change to testing

Thankyou to the YOW! 2012 conference for inviting The Agile Revolution to record podcast interviews at the conference!

TheAgileRevolution-54 (27 minutes)

Episode 52: YOW! 2012 Retrospectives with Aino Vonge Corry

Aino Vonge CorryIn this episode Craig and Renee talk to Aino Vonge Corry (@apaipi) at YOW! 2012 and discuss:

  • Retrospectives
  • Design patterns
  • Trojan retrospectives
  • Enterprise retrospective patterns
  • Retrospective facilitators – part of the team?
  • Distributed retrospectives (and a plug for Linoit)
  • The importance of acknowledging success and learning
  • Women in IT

Thankyou to the YOW! 2012 conference for inviting The Agile Revolution to record podcast interviews at the conference!

TheAgileRevolution-52 (36 minutes)

Episode 51: YOW! 2012 Programmer Anarchy with Fred George

Fred GeorgeIn this episode Renee and Steve Dalton from the Six Degrees Podcast (formally Coding By Numbers) at YOW! 2012 talk to Fred George (fgeorge52) from Forward on:

  • What is Programmer Anarchy?
  • Old school development and cowboys
  • Risk and appropriateness of anarchy to culture
  • Lean startups and parrot cages

Thankyou to the YOW! 2012 conference for inviting The Agile Revolution to record podcast interviews at the conference!

TheAgileRevolution-51 (38 minutes)

Episode 50: YOW! 2012 Day 1 Wrap Up

YOW! 2012Craig, Renee and Peter Sellars (from Auckland, New Zealand) talk about their first day at the YOW! 2012 Software Developer Conference, chatting about the speakers that they listened to and their thoughts on them including:

TheAgileRevolution-50 (39 minutes)